Golden Eaglets Qualifies For World Cup In Brazil

The Golden Eaglets of Nigeria have worked for themselves an opportunity to participate in this year’s under-17 World Cup scheduled to hold in Brazil.

Golden Eaglets

Nigeria’s U-17 team, the Golden Eaglets have qualified for the World Cup holding later in the year in Brazil.

The Manu Garba-tutored boys defeated Angola 1-0 in Tanzania at the ongoing Africa qualifiers.

The only goal was scored in the first half through a penalty.

The Golden Eaglets dominated the game but lost many goal-scoring opportunities in both halves.

When their Angolan counterparts were reduced to 10 men following a red card to the captain, the Golden Eaglets couldn’t capitalize on the advantage.

They went on to lose more open chances to increase the tally.

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At the end, it didn’t hurt as they held on to the slim lead.

Nigeria qualified having defeated host Tanzania 5-4 in the opening game of the tournament.

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